December 8, 2016

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Churchill Grounds' Road From The Fox To The Beacon The Jazz club was displaced by the Midtown Theatre, faced long-term concerns from Ormewood Park neighbors, lands at new Grant Park project.

 
  Mothball 2016 was a successful blast! Stay tuned for photos, how money was raised, and some hilarious stories about the Mothball at the Beacon this year.

 
 
 
 
Congregations in Grant Park Care for Grieved Following Election Based in Atlanta's historic Grant Park, the oldest city park in Atlanta, the church identifies as an affirming, social justice ministry.

 
  Give on November 17 Meet the Jones family. They dream big.
Won't you help homeless families like theirs keep dreaming by making a gift to Nicholas House today? We are calling on our community of support-- that means you-- to help us raise $10,000 by midnight on November 17, Georgia Gives Day!


 
 
 
 
City plans 1,000-space parking garage with green roof for Grant Park The city of Atlanta plans to build a 1,000-space, semi-underground parking garage with a "green roof" in Grant Park adjacent to Zoo Atlanta.

 
  The Beacon Haunted Housewarming Party Dear Neighbors,

As you may know, 2016 has been a banner year at Pellerin Real Estate. We've experienced some pretty big changes all around. We move


 
  Take the Memorial Drive Greenway Survey! Park Pride and the Steering Committee for the Memorial Drive Greenway invite you to participate, dream, share your thoughts, and help develop concepts for this linear park along Memorial Drive. Your opinion is critical to the success of this park. If you live in the area, or if you are simply interested in the future of our parks and greenspace, we invite you to complete the survey - but hurry - the survey closes on August 30th! Thank you!

 
 
 
 
Erskine Fountain | July 16 | 5K & Storytelling Join the Erskine Fountain Fund for two fun events that will assist in their efforts to restore the fountain! Get some exercise with a 5K and then relax with some great storytelling from Southern Order of Storytellers.

 
  Timor Python Found! Great news! The Timor python which escaped an outdoor enclosure in the Zoo’s behind-the-scenes Conservation Breeding Center on July 9, 2016, has been found by Zoo Atlanta staff on Zoo property and safely returned to its home.

 
 
 
 
Revised Imagine Turner Field Website This is a good place to stay informed and give feedback. This page is about the redevelopment of Turner Field from the Georgia State University, Carter, Oakwood Development, and Healey Weatherholtz Team.

 
  Our Neighbors in Peoplestown We are so fortunate to have caring neighbors among our community and in Grant Park.  Ultimately, we know that our communities need to work together, cohesively, on a comprehensive plan. The Peoplestown Neighborhood Association's responsibility is to be the voice of our Peoplestown residents and neighbors in this process.

 
 
 
 
Zoo Atlanta Trumpets $41 Million Raised for ‘A Grand New View: Elephants, Events and Expansion’ $2 million from the Thalia N. Carlos & Chris M. Carlos Foundation seals victory in advance of campaign deadline

 
  DriButts Michael Wahl and his wife, Starla, are launching the “#StopTheCrap Movement” to highlight a deadly but often ignored global danger to daily health and hygiene – the indiscriminate spread of untreated fecal matter from naked babies who simply crawl around. Their tour of 10 states comes to Grant Park May 2.

 
  Boil water advisory lifted for almost all areas The boil water advisory has since been lifted for all areas except the 745 block of Memorial Drive.

 
 
  Boil water advisory issued includes Grant Park ATLANTA -- Atlanta officials have issued a boil water advisory for a large section of Atlanta after a power outage knocked two pumping stations offline on Saturday causing a widespread water outage.
http://www.11alive.com/news/health/boil-water-advisory-issued-for-portion-of-fulton-co/162538484


 
 
 
Boil water advisory issued includes Grant Park Although the articles don't specify Grant Park, the city's map does! Please be advised, and sign up for the Atlanta Emergency Alert System to be kept up to date on this and other city emergencies.

 
  Grant Park - GPNA Meeting Agenda - Tuesday, May 19, 2016 We hope you can join us tonight.

 
  Grant Park To Get Entertainment District Large-scale adaptive reuse announced for Grant Street! Philippe Pellerin, a developer who is active in several projects in Grant Park and the surrounding area, has announced his next development to the Atlanta Business Chronicle.

 
 
  UPDATE: 1040 Grant to Feature 6 Tenant Spaces, Has 1st Tenant The Nest Nursery School is the first known tenant of the Grant Park warehouse conversion project.

 
 
 
Haunted Dojo - Saturday, Oct 24 Doors Open 6:30pm to 9pm
$5 per Guest, $1 Return Visit
Geared towards 1st through 7th Graders


 
 
 
A New Grant Park Real Estate Map Virgent Realty, a technology-driven real estate agency here in Atlanta, has put together an awesome real estate map for GP. Not only can you see photos and information about the active listings, but there's also real-time data on price per square foot and days on market for recently closed homes of all sizes. Check it out and pass it along to your neighbors! If you have any questions or ideas on what other real estate data you'd like to see, just email hello@virgentrealty.com

 
 


Upcoming Events
Breakfast with Santa benefiting Grant Park Firehouse 10
Saturday, Dec 10, 2016 9 AM to 11:59 AM
Low-Cost Shot Clinic from 11 - 1 Every 2nd Saturday
2nd Saturday of Month 11 AM - 1 PM from Dec 10, 2016 until Jan 14, 2017 
Glenwood Park Annual Lighting of the Tree
Saturday, Dec 10, 2016 5 PM to 6:30 PM
Monthly SEABA Meeting
3rd Thursday of Month 5:30 PM - 7:15 PM from Dec 15, 2016 
Grant Park Homes and History Committee Meeting
3rd Monday of Month 7 PM from Dec 19, 2016 
GPNA General Meeting
3rd Tuesday of Month 7:30 PM from Dec 20, 2016 
NPU W General Body Meeting
Wednesday, Dec 21, 2016 7:30 PM
GPNA Technology Committee Meeting
5th Tuesday of Month 8 PM - 9:30 PM from Dec 27, 2016 
GPNA Transportation & Land Use and Zoning Meeting
3rd Thursday of Month 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM from Jan 5, 2017 
Parent's Day Out Art & Ice Cream Social
1st Saturday of Month 12 PM - 4 PM from Jan 7, 2017 
NPU-W General Body Meeting
4th Wednesday of Month 7:30 PM from Jan 25, 2017 
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